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Modi government politicized surgical strikes but did little for soldiers

The Indian government has celebrated the second anniversary of the 2016 surgical strikes featured in a cross-border raid into Pakistan-administered Kashmir in retaliation for the killing of 19 soldiers at Uri in Jammu and Kashmir by four heavily armed terrorists of the Pakistan-backed Jaish-e-Mohammed group. The adjective “surgical” was added by the government to dramatize […]